Pitt | Swanson Engineering
Barry, Matthew
Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science
Barry, Matthew M.
Faculty
Assistant Faculty
Office: 204 Benedum Hall
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PhD in Mechanical Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, 2016
MS in Mechanical Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, 2012
BS in Mechanical Engineering, BA in History, Certificate in Nuclear Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, 2010

Thermoelectric device design and modeling, as well as thermoelectric material fabrication and characterization

Multi-physics modeling, including thermal-electric-fluid coupled modeling

Numerical heat transfer with focus on radiation heat transfer

Computational fluid dynamics modeling

 

Best Poster Award, International Conference on Thermoelectrics, Numerically Resolved Radiatio View Factors for Single and Multi-Junction Thermoelectric Devices, Poster. Laura B. Fulton, Justin Ying, Corey E. Clifford and Matthew M. Barry, (2017), Pasadena, CA, USA, July 30-August 4. 

First Author

  • Geometric Optimization of Thermoelectric Elements for Maximum Efficiency and Power Output, Matthew M. Barry, Kenechi A. Agbim, Parthib Rao, Corey E. Clifford, B. V. K. Reddy and Minking K. Chyu, Energy (Accepted, April 2016). 
  • Numerical Solution of Radiation View Factors within a Thermoelectric Device, Matthew M. Barry, Justin Ying, Michael J. Durka, Corey E. Clifford, B.V.K. Reddy and Minking K. Chyu, Energy. 102 (2016): 427-435.
  • Smart Guidewires for Smooth Navigation in Neurovascular Intervention, Matthew M. Barry, Mahdis Shayan, Brian Jankowitz, Yanfei Chen, Xinjie Duan, Anne Robertson, Minking K. Chyu and Youngjae Chun, Journal of Medical Devices. 9.1 (2015): 011011.
  • Fluid Filtration Behavior and Rheological Properties of Nanoparticle Additive and Intercalated Clay Hybrid Bentonite Drilling Fluids, Matthew M. Barry, Youngsoo Jung, Jung-Kun Lee, Phuoc Tran, Minking K. Chyu, Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering. 127 (2015): 338-346.
  • Performance of a Thermoelectric Device with Integrated Heat Exchangers, Matthew M. Barry, Kenechi A. Agbim, Minking K. Chyu, Journal of Electronic Materials. 44.6 (2014): 1394-1401.
  • Pulsed Nanosecond Laser Ablation of Gold in Deionized Water and Aqueous Chitosan Solution, Matthew M. Barry, Bo Ding, Youngsoo Jung, B.V.K. Reddy, Phuoc Tran, Minking K. Chyu. Optics and Lasers in Engineering. 55 (2014): 59-68.

Second Author

  • Convective Heat Transfer and Contact Resistances Effects on Performance of Conventional and Composite Thermoelectric Devices, B.V.K. Reddy, Matthew M. Barry, John Li, Minking K. Chyu, (2013), Journal of Heat Transfer 136 (10), 101401.
  • Thermo-electric-hydraulic Performance of a Multistage Integrated Thermoelectric Device, B.V.K. Reddy, Matthew M. Barry, John Li, Minking K. Chyu, (2013), Energy Conversion and Management, 77, 458-468.
  • Enhancement of Thermoelectric Device Performance Through Integrated Flow Channels, B.V.K. Reddy, Matthew M. Barry, John Li, Minking K. Chyu, (2013), Frontiers in Heat and Mass Transfer, 4, 023001.
  • Thermoelectric Performance of Novel Composite and Integrated Devices Applied to Waste Heat Recovery, B.V.K. Reddy, Matthew M. Barry, John Li, Minking K. Chyu, (2013), ASME J. Heat Transfer, 135 (3), 031706 (1-11).
  • Mathematical Modeling and Numerical Characterization of Composite Thermoelectric Devices, B.V.K. Reddy, Matthew M. Barry, John Li, Minking K. Chyu, (2013), International Journal of Thermal Sciences, 67, 53-63.
  • Three-dimensional Multiphysics Coupled Field Analysis of an Integrated Thermoelectric Device, B.V.K. Reddy, Matthew M. Barry, John Li, Minking K. Chyu, (2012), Numerical Heat Transfer Part A, 62, 933-947.

  • A Critique of Existing Analytical Thermoelectric Models - Rectifying Heat Input with a Novel Approach, Juliana M. Said, Joanna R. Rivero and Matthew M. Barry, (2018), 3rd Thermal and Fluids Engineering Conference (TFEC), American Society of Thermal and Fluids Engineers (ASTFE), Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA, March 4-7.
  • GPU Accelerated Ray Tracing - Resolving Radiation View Factors within Multi-Junction Thermoelectric Devices, Laura B. Fulton, Justin Ying, Corey E. Clifford and Matthew M. Barry, (2018), 3rd Thermal and Fluids Engineering Conference (TFEC), American Society of Thermal and Fluids Engineers (ASTFE), Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA, March 4-7.
  • Thermal-Fluid-Electric Coupled Modeling of Novel Pin-Fin Integrated Thermoelectric Devices - The effect of Packing Density on Performance, Corey E. Clifford, Juliana M. Said, Austen D. Fradeneck, Joanna R. Rivero, Mark. L. Kimber and Matthew M. Barry, (2018), 3rd Thermal and Fluids Engineering Conference (TFEC), American Society of Thermal and Fluids Engineers (ASTFE), Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA, March 4-7.
  • Optimization of Cross-Sectional Area of Segmented Thermoelectric Elements Legs for Maximum Performance, Joanna R. Rivero, Juliana M. Said, Corey E. Clifford and Matthew M. Barry, (2018), 3rd Thermal and Fluids Engineering Conference (TFEC), American Society of Thermal and Fluids Engineers (ASTFE), Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA, March 4-7.
  • Variable Cross-Sectional Area of Thermoelectric Element Legs for Maximum Performance, Presentation. Joanna R. Rivero, Juliana M. Said, Corey E. Clifford and Matthew M. Barry, (2017), International Conference on Thermoelectrics, Pasadena, CA, USA, July 30-August 4.
  • Thermal-Fluid-Electric Coupled Modeling of a Novel Pin-Fin Integrated Thermoelectric Device, Presentation. Juliana M. Said, Joanna R. Rivero, Corey E. Clifford, Michael J. Durka, Austen D. Fradeneck, Mark L. Kimber and Matthew M. Barry, (2017), International Conference on Thermoelectrics, Pasadena, CA, USA, July 30-August 4.
  • Numerically Resolved Radiation View Factors for Single and Multi-Junction Thermoelectric Devices, Poster. Laura B. Fulton, Justin Ying, Corey E. Clifford and Matthew M. Barry, (2017), International Conference on Thermoelectrics, Pasadena, CA, USA, July 30-August 4.
  • Grain Boundary Engineering of Bulk Polycrystalline Bismuth Telluride through Uniaxial Pressing and Annealing - The Effects of Processing Parameters on Texture and Thermoelectric Performance, Poster. Matthew M. Barry, Cain J. Hung, Jonathon Kim, Louis B. Kisch, Pawel Nowakoski, Calixto I. Garcia and Minking K. Chyu, (2017), International Conference on Thermoelectrics, Pasadena, CA, USA, July 30-August 4.
  • Additive Manufacturing of Bi2Te3 for Improved Thermoelectric Performance: Effects of Laser Sintering and Deposition with and without PCO Substrates, Matthew M. Barry, Jon Kim, C. Garcia and Minking Chyu, (2014), Materials Science and Technology Conference, Pittsburgh, USA, October 12-16.
  • Experimental Investigations on the Performance of a Thermoelectic Device with an Integrated Heat Exchanger and Flow Channels, Matthew M. Barry, Kenechi A. Agbim, B.V.K. Reddy, Minking K. Chyu, (2014), International Heat Transfer Conference, Kyoto, Japan, August 10-15.
  • Performance of a Thermoelectric Device with Integrated Heat Exchangers, Matthew M. Barry, Kenechi A. Agbim, Minking K. Chyu, (2014) International Conference on Thermoelectrics, Nashville Tennessee, July 6-9.
  • Comprehensive Numerical Modeling of Thermoelectric Devices Applied to Automotive Exhaust Gas Waste-Heat Recovery, B.V.K. Reddy, Matthew M. Barry, John Li, Minking K. Chyu, (2013), ASME Heat Transfer Conference, Minneapolis, USA, July 14-19.
  • Enhanced Heat Transfer Characteristics and Performance of Composite Thermoelectric Devices, Minking K. Chyu, B.V.K. Reddy, Matthew M. Barry, John Li, (2012), Int. Conference on Advanced Computational Methods and Experiments in Heat Transfer XII, vol 35, pp. 13-24, WIT press, Split, Croatia, June 27-29.
  • A Fluid-Thermo-Electric Coupled Field Analysis of an Integrated Thermoelectric Device, B.V.K. Reddy, Matthew M. Barry, John Li, Minking K. Chyu, (2012), Energy Procedia, 14, 2088-2095.
  • Reviewer for Energy.
  • Reviewer for Thermal Science.
  • Reviewer for Materials.